Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And his tail drew the third part of the stars of heaven, and did cast them to the earth: and the dragon stood before the woman which was ready to be delivered, for to devour her child as soon as it was born.

Bible References

His tail

Revelation 9:10
And they had tails like unto scorpions, and there were stings in their tails; and their power was to hurt men five months.
Daniel 8:9
And out of the first of them came forth a little horn, which grew much toward the south and toward the east and toward the desirable land.

Of the

Revelation 17:18
And the woman which thou hast seen is that great city, which reigns over the kings of the earth.

General references

Deuteronomy 32:11
As an eagle stirs up her nest, flutters over her young, spreads abroad her wings, takes them, bears them on her wings,
Isaiah 66:7
Before she travailed, she brought forth; before her pain came, she was delivered of a man child.
Daniel 7:21
I saw that this horn made war against the saints and overcame them;
Matthew 2:7
Then Herod, calling the wise men unto him secretly, understood of them with diligence the time of the appearing of the star;
Acts 7:19
The same dealt subtly with our kindred and mistreated our fathers so that they exposed their babies to death, to the end that the generation would cease.
Revelation 12:13
And when the dragon saw that he was cast unto the earth, he persecuted the woman who brought forth the man child.